|Hamlet (version 3) - William Shakespeare|
LibriVox recording of Hamlet, by William Shakespeare. Read by a full cast. The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark is a tragedy by William Shakespeare. Set in the Kingdom of Denmark, the play dramatizes the revenge Prince Hamlet exacts on his uncle Claudius for murdering King Hamlet, Claudius's brother and Prince Hamlet's father, and then succeeding to the throne and taking as his wife Gertrude, the old king's widow and Prince Hamlet's mother...
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|Oscar Wilde: Art and Morality. A Defence of “The Picture of Dorian Gray” - Edited by Stuart Mason|
LibriVox recording of Oscar Wilde: Art and Morality. A Defence of “The Picture of Dorian Gray”. Edited by Stuart Mason. Read by Martin Geeson. “Who can help laughing when an ordinary journalist seriously proposes to limit the subject-matter at the disposal of the artist?” “We are dominated by journalism.... Journalism governs for ever and ever.” One of the nastiest of the British tabloids was founded a year too late to join in the moral panic generated to accompany Oscar Wilde’s co...
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|Richard III - William Shakespeare|
LibriVox recording of Richard III by William Shakespeare. Richard III is an early history play probably written and performed around 1592-93. It is the culmination of Shakespeare's earlier three plays about Henry VI, and chronicles the bloody career of Richard, Duke of Gloucester. As the play opens, the Wars of the Roses are over, King Edward IV (Richard's brother) is on the throne, and all is ostensibly well...
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